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Pittston Area girls’ hoop boosters set meeting

The Lady Patriots Girls Basketball Booster club will hold a meeting at the Pittston Area High School gym on March 6 at 7 p.m.

This brief meeting will discuss the upcoming Sports Banquet on March 20.Tickets for the banquet can be purchased at this meeting and also items will be collected for the team baskets. All parents of girls in the basketball program are encouraged to attend. For information on the banquet or the team check our website, ladypatriotboosterclub.com

WABSP meeting Monday

There will be a meeting for the Wyoming Area Boys Soccer Parents on Monday at 7 p.m. at the Wyoming Area High School, Room 193.

Items to be discussed will be fund raising, and newly organized Association. Parents of boy and girl players in 7th and 8th grades are also invited to attend this meeting. Contact Patsy Carter at 574-7105 orcarter124@comcast.netfor more information.

Red Devils

The Pittston Red Devils Sportsmen’s Club is meeting Tuesday, March 1 at 7:30 p.m. at Dr. Ruggerio’s home in West Pittston. Spring and summer events are on the agenda.

JTLL meeting today

The Jenkins Twp Little League will hold a monthly meeting today at 6:30 p.m. at the Jenkins Twp. Municipal Building. This meeting is open to all existing and new members of the league and all present members are encouraged to attend. Letters from anyone wanting to manage at any level will be due at this meeting.

PA Track Parents to meet

The Pittston Area Track Parents will hold an important meeting on Wed., March 9 at 7 p.m. in the high school cafeteria. All parents with team members from grades 7-12 are urged to attend this meeting. The upcoming season, fundraisers, Patriot Relays and clothing sale will be discussed.

PAFBC meeting next Monday

The Pittston Area Football Booster Club will hold its next meeting on Monday at the Cefalo Athletic facility. Final arrangements for our upcoming Night at the Races fundraiser will be planned. All parents with children involved with the Pittston Area football team are urged to attend.

K of C bowling tourney set

Knights of Columbus Council 372 is hosting its annual Tom Redding Memorial bowling tournament today at 1 p.m. at Chacko’s Lanes. Dinner will follow at the council home.

OFLL meeting today

The Old Forge Little League will hold its monthly meeting today at 1 p.m. at Old Forge High School. John Belko will preside.

WASPA hosting softball clinic

The Wyoming Area Softball Parents Association will be hosting an elementary softball clinic on today from 1-4 p.m. at the Wyoming Area Secondary Center Gymnasium, Exeter. Registrations are still being accepted. Signups will be held from 12-1 p.m.

The clinic is open to girls in grades 3-8 from all area districts. Fundamentals of throwing, pitching, fielding, catchers skills, hitting and bunting will be taught by coaches and players from the WA Varsity and Jr. Varsity teams, in addition to coaches and instructors from various local travel teams.

Fee is $20 per child. Checks should be made payable to: WASPA. Parent or guardian must be present at sign-up. For further information, please contact Lisa DeAngelo at deangelo.lisa@yahoo.com.

Dupont Teeball/Softball signups

Dupont Teeball/Softball signups will be held Sundays 4 to 6 p.m. and Wednesdays 6 to 8 p.m. at the fieldhouse on Elm Street until March 16. For more info call Bob at 881-8744 or check our website http://dupontsoftball.clubspaces.com.

Hughestown Softball signups

The Hughestown Girls Softball league will have sign-ups for the 2011 season on Sundays, Feb. 27 and March 6, 13, 20, and 27 from 1-2 p.m.; and Thursdays, March 3, 10, 17, 24, and 31 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the borough building on the 2nd floor. Staff and coaches meetings will follow each Thursday signup period at 7:30 p.m.

All girls ages are 7 to 14 from the surrounding areas can join. The league has two fields, there is no traveling. There will also be a coaches and staff meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday, all are asked to attend.

Any questions call Don Sr at 655-0879 or Joanne 313-0321 or email us at hughtowngirlssoftball.clubspaces.com.

Donkey Basketball returns to WA

On Saturday, March 26, Donkey Basketball makes its return to Wyoming Area.

The event, sponsored by the 2011 Senior Parents Association, features a basketball contest between senior students, WA teachers, coaches and local celebrities to raise money for the Senior Class “All-Night Party”, held the night of graduation.

Tickets, available from any senior or at the door, and will go on sale in March. Tickets cost $6 in advance and $8 at the door.

WA Booster collecting programs

The Wyoming Area Football Booster Club is trying to compile all programs from all Warrior football teams since 1966. Contact Nick Perugini if you have an old program and would like provide it for scanning. It will be returned to you after scanning.nperugini@aol.com.

Pittston Area Baseball Booster Club

A reminder that Lottery Tickets are now due. High School players can return their tickets to Mr. Richards, and 8th grade players can make returns to Mr. Lopresto. Any player needing additional tickets can contact Joe Bone (654-6734). All Lottery Tickets must be returned no later that January.

A/D LL registering this week

The Avoca/Dupont Little League will hold registrations at the upper Avoca Little League field clubhouse from 6 to 8 p.m. on Monday.

Registration fee is $50 per player and $60 per family. Teener baseball sign-up fee is $50 each player. Programs include: tee-ball (ages 4-6), coach pitch (ages 7-8), minor softball and baseball (ages 8-10), major softball and baseball (ages 10-12), junior baseball (ages 13 & 14), senior baseball (ages 15 & 16), and big league baseball (ages 17 & 18).

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